Little Steven Releases Vinyl Box Set and Blu-ray DVDLittle Steven Releases Vinyl Box Set and Blu-ray DVD
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

A rousing document of the legendary rock n' roller's first world tour in nearly two decades, Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul have released two new exciting collections today, allowing fans to relive the sensational live shows or to experience them for the first time. Titled SOULFIRE LIVE! after the vaunted 2017 tour of the same name, the live album is available as both a 7LP vinyl box set and as a two-disc Blu-ray video via Wicked Cool Records/UMe. Order SOULFIRE LIVE! now: https://UMe.lnk.to/SoulfireLive (more...)

Steven Van Zandt Releases SOULFIRE LIVE! 3-CD And Vinyl Box Set With Special Guests Bruce Springsteen, Richie Sambora And MoreSteven Van Zandt Releases SOULFIRE LIVE! 3-CD And Vinyl Box Set With Special Guests Bruce Springsteen, Richie Sambora And More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

A spectacular new live collection recorded last year in North America and Europe during the legendary rock 'n' roller's first world tour in nearly two decades, Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul's SOULFIRE LIVE! is available now via Little Steven Van Zandt's Wicked Cool Records and UMe. The 3CD collection includes 24-tracks released digitally in April alongside an exclusive third disc highlighted by superstar guest performances recorded throughout the trek, including Bruce Springsteen, Richie Sambora, Peter Wolf, and Jerry Miller (of Moby Grape). (more...)

Donnie Fritts Announces New Album JUNE A Tribute To Arthur Alexander Out August 31Donnie Fritts Announces New Album JUNE A Tribute To Arthur Alexander Out August 31
by TV News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

This summer, the funky Donnie Fritts returns with June: a personal and emotional tribute to his best friend, the late, great Muscle Shoals R&B legend Arthur Alexander. The album was produced by John Paul White and Ben Tanner and was recorded in the evenings at the original location of Muscle Shoals Sound Studio. The album will be released worldwide on August 31 and locally in Florence, AL with a special album release show at 116 E. Mobile on July 27. (more...)

Arthur Alexander to Release Solo Debut Album ONE BAR LEFT May 4Arthur Alexander to Release Solo Debut Album ONE BAR LEFT May 4
by TV News Desk - Apr 12, 2018

When the scourge of rock 'n' roll crossed the Atlantic and invaded Europe in the late 1950s, most people thought it was just another passing fad from America.  But no one imagined in their wildest dreams that this “fad” would also be the force that would deal the fatal blow to communism and tear the Eastern Europe's Iron Curtain to shreds. No amount of Soviet tanks and bayonets was a match for this tsunami. But a young kid growing up in Warsaw, Poland, did know.  He heard that sound and knew instantly this was BIG; this was no fad, this was the sound of rebellion. Hearing Bob Dylan's words, '... But even the President of the United States sometimes must have to stand naked,' he knew it was time to kick ass - with electric guitar. Lucky for him, the communist authorities didn't take kindly to his ideas and, in no time at all, kicked his ass - straight out of the country.   (more...)

Arthur Alexander Unveils New Track From ONE BAR LEFT Solo LPArthur Alexander Unveils New Track From ONE BAR LEFT Solo LP
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2018

When the scourge of rock 'n' roll crossed the Atlantic and invaded Europe in the late 1950s, most people thought it was just another passing fad from America. But no one imagined in their wildest dreams that this 'fad' would also be the force that would deal the fatal blow to communism and tear the Eastern Europe's Iron Curtain to shreds. No amount of Soviet tanks and bayonets was a match for this tsunami. But a young kid growing up in Warsaw, Poland, did know. He heard that sound and knew instantly this was BIG; this was no fad, this was the sound of rebellion. Hearing Bob Dylan's words, '... But even the President of the United States sometimes must have to stand naked,' he knew it was time to kick ass - with electric guitar. Lucky for him, the communist authorities didn't take kindly to his ideas and, in no time at all, kicked his ass - straight out of the country. (more...)

Arthur Alexander To Release New Solo LP ONE BAR LEFT On 5/4Arthur Alexander To Release New Solo LP ONE BAR LEFT On 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2018

When the scourge of rock 'n' roll crossed the Atlantic and invaded Europe in the late 1950s, most people thought it was just another passing fad from America.  But no one imagined in their wildest dreams that this “fad” would also be the force that would deal the fatal blow to communism and tear the Eastern Europe's Iron Curtain to shreds. No amount of Soviet tanks and bayonets was a match for this tsunami. But a young kid growing up in Warsaw, Poland, did know.  He heard that sound and knew instantly this was BIG; this was no fad, this was the sound of rebellion. Hearing Bob Dylan's words, '... But even the President of the United States sometimes must have to stand naked,' he knew it was time to kick ass - with electric guitar. Lucky for him, the communist authorities didn't take kindly to his ideas and, in no time at all, kicked his ass - straight out of the country.   (more...)

Bar/None Give Ben Vaughn's 1995 INSTRUMENTAL STYLINGS 1st Vinyl ReleaseBar/None Give Ben Vaughn's 1995 INSTRUMENTAL STYLINGS 1st Vinyl Release
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

Bar/None Give Ben Vaughn's 1995 INSTRUMENTAL STYLINGS 1st Vinyl Release (more...)

Chris Pierce to Release Ultimate 60's Album 'You've Got To Feel It!' TodayChris Pierce to Release Ultimate 60's Album 'You've Got To Feel It!' Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Consummate Soul Man Chris Pierce is set to release the ultimate 60's/Muscle Shoals vintage album “You've Got To Feel It!” September 15 on Calabama Recordings. (more...)

Chris Pierce to Release Ultimate 60's Album 'You've Got To Feel It!' 9/15Chris Pierce to Release Ultimate 60's Album 'You've Got To Feel It!' 9/15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Consummate Soul Man Chris Pierce is set to release the ultimate 60's/Muscle Shoals vintage album “You've Got To Feel It!” September 15 on Calabama Recordings. (more...)

BWW Reviews: COUNTRY SOUL is a Valuable Contribution to Its Subject
by John Walker Ross - May 13, 2015

Charles Hughes' Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South, starts with some serious limitations. (more...)

THE MAN FROM MUSCLE SHOALS RICK HALL Shares Music History's Most Fascinating Untold Story
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (more...)

THE BLOODHOUNDS Release New Album 'Let Loose' Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

he Bloodhounds play Blues / R&B rock 'n' roll with a fresh, edgy, almost punk edge, and add a hint of a Latin groove to the mix. These guys are from East L.A., and if you haven't heard the news, that's where it's all goin' down these days (more...)

THE BLOODHOUNDS to Release New Album 'Let Loose', 11/4
by 30 Days of NYMF 2012 - Oct 7, 2014

he Bloodhounds play Blues / R&B rock 'n' roll with a fresh, edgy, almost punk edge, and add a hint of a Latin groove to the mix. These guys are from East L.A., and if you haven't heard the news, that's where it's all goin' down these days (more...)

Sorrows Kicks Off West Coast Tour In SF
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2011

The legendary post-punk power pop band SORROWS will be heading out on the road in September for a string of West Coast dates in support of their recent full-length album Bad Times Good Times, with additional East Coast dates to follow later that month. (more...)

Sorrows Kicks Off West Coast Tour In SF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2011

The legendary post-punk power pop band SORROWS will be heading out on the road in September for a string of West Coast dates in support of their recent full-length album Bad Times Good Times, with additional East Coast dates to follow later that month. (more...)

Highline Ballroom Releases Monthly Schedule of Upcoming Events
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2010

Highline Ballroom is located at 431 West 16th Street between 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue. Tickets may be purchased through Ticketweb, online at ticketweb.com or at the Highline Box Office from noon until doors close at 866-468-7619. We are a full-scale restaurant. Our menu is American Continental with a Southern flair. We also have a full bar with all premier liquors and domestic and international cold beer, and we serve a full menu at all of our concerts. A $10 food and/or beverage minimum is standard for table seating during shows. (more...)